Michele Markey

Michele Markey, Board Member

Michele is an accomplished trainer, author, business owner and thought leader, Michele Markey is interim CEO at SkillPath. Michele comes to SkillPath after nearly eight years at the Kauffman Foundation and 24 years in the learning and development industry. 

Michele has served on the Chief Learning Officer Business Intelligence Board since 2010 and was a featured expert for the American Management Association, working with businesses like American Airlines, University of California Berkeley, The Gap, Sprint and Coca Cola. 

Michele is the author of SheVENTURE, Success Strategies for Female Entrepreneurs. She is also an internationally recognized speaker with the U.S. State Department’s Women’s Entrepreneurship in the Americas and serves as a panelist and speaker for the Global Entrepreneurship Congress. Michele has been a guest contributor for MSNBC, MarketWatch, Bloomberg News, The Wall Street Journal and many others. 

Michele holds undergraduate degrees in political science, social studies and education from William Woods University and a master’s degree in business from Webster University. Michele is also a board member for Velocity Lee’s Summit, the Foundation for Inclusive Religious Education (FIRE Foundation) and the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women.